The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 74 47 75
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +28
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 4.36% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 11.58% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 30 2
Median daily rate £320 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £298 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £530 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Entity Framework
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
285 259 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.67% 37.65% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 218 161
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 2 £344 - 1
North Wales - 1 £320 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft